SAP NetWeaver DiagTraceHex Denial of Service (CVE-2012-2612)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-322|
|Source:||Secunia Advisory 48980|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
SAP NetWeaver 7.0 EHP1 and prior
SAP NetWeaver 7.0 EHP2 and prior
A denial of service vulnerability has been reported in SAP NetWeaver.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation while parsing incoming requests to the Dispatcher service. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted Diagnostic request to an affected service. Successful exploitation could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code in the security context of the affected service.
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.
Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70
How Can I Protect My Network?
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the SAP NetWeaver DiagTraceHex Denial of Service protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Content Protection Violation
Attack Information: SAP NetWeaver DiagTraceHex Denial of Service